|The Canadian Incident, the Downing of a U-2 in 1956 by the RCAF (Film Script) - Patrick Bruskiewich|
In September 1956 four RCAF pilots flying Canadair CF-86 with Orenda motors intercepted a high flying, mysterious and unidentified aircraft entering NATO airspace from the East. The four pilots on Zulu alert would inadvertently down a U-2 spy plane returning from a mission to photograph preparations in the Eastern Med for the 1956 Invasion of the Suez. The pilot of the U-2, Howard Carey, who was a colleague and a friend of Gary Powers, would die in the crash...
Keywords: U-2; crash; Howard Carey; CF-86 Sabre jets, RCAF; CIA; John McElroy, Suez Crisis, Pythagoras Publishing
|Canadian Incident - Short Scene - White House Debrief - Patrick Bruskiewich|
An excerpt from the script The Canadian Incident, rewritten and made ready for filming. The scene involves President Eisenhower, CIA Director Dulles, and U-2 Program Director Richard Bissell. The debrief is the day after Howard Carey's U-2 is inadvertently downed by Canadian RCAF CF-86 Sabre pilots over West Germany, September 1956. (contact me if you want to film this firstname.lastname@example.org)
Keywords: Canadian Incident; U-2; White House; President Eisenhower; Allen Dulles; Richard Bissell; CF-86 down U-2; RCAF; Howard Carey